Texas woman dies after baby cut from womb

A 22-year-old pregnant woman is dead after another woman cut her baby from her womb, Bowie County officials said Friday.

NEW BOSTON, TX (KTBS) -- A 22-year-old pregnant woman in Texas is dead after another woman cut her baby from her womb, Bowie County officials said Friday.

The woman was almost eight months pregnant. Her baby did not survive, authorities said.

The woman died Friday morning at a residence in New Boston.

A suspect was arrested in Oklahoma. She has not yet been identified.

Bowie County sheriff's investigators are being assisted in the case by New Boston police, the Texas Department of Public Safety and Texarkana, Texas police.

No further details were given.

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(2) comments

Roberto Estrello Demar

A double homicide of the innocent in a Death Penalty State = 3 down, with good reason and no quarter allowed for #3.

Toothache

This type of thing is what abortion rights backers advocate.

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